1. 10

    Surrealism had a great effect on me because then I realised that the imagery in my mind wasn't insanity. Surrealism to me is reality.

  2. 9

    Personal transformation can and does have global effects. As we go, so goes the world, for the world is us. The revolution that will save the world is ultimately a personal one.

  3. 8

    Distance has the same effect on the mind as on the eye.

  4. 7

    Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.

  5. 6

    Self-denial is not a virtue, it is only the effect of prudence on rascality.

  6. 5

    Take away the cause, and the effect ceases.

  7. 4

    Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.

  8. 3

    A person is either the effect of his environment or is able to have an effect upon his environment.

  9. 2

    Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind.

  10. 1

    Shallow people believe in luck and in circumstances; Strong people believe in cause and effect.